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  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Farmington
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?


What was the stress level of the interview?

2 out of 10

How you think you did?

9 out of 10


How long was the interview?

45 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?


What was the style of the interview?


What type of interview was it?

Open file

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 1)?

"How would you reform the health care system?" Report Response

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 2)?

"What did you gain form your time abroad?" Report Response

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 3)?

"The dilemma question above." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"You have dinner plans with your family but you also have an acutely ill patient. How would you handle this situation?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"The mode of action of a specific drug we were discussing" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"School website, read over my AMCAS and secondary, SDN" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The atmosphere of the school is SO friendly, the gross labs are very well ventilated and you get to meet with two Deans while you're there! The school just really seems to be very concerned with what students think, even before you're a student!" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The cafeteria kind of sucks and the tour guides told us the John Dempsey hospital only has 80 beds! Not sure if this is accurate though because it's not what the brochure we got says." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That I would have to think up an interesting story about myself that's not in my application on the spot for the 'orientation' at the beginning of the day!" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"A very positive experience. As a result of this interview, UConn has jumped way up on my list! My interviewers were great, very conversational. We met with the Deans of Admission and Students at separate times, and they really made us feel comfortable. The school even lets you establish residency after your first year if you're out of state so you can pay the much lower in-state tuition." Report Response

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